‘The museum must be guided by a documentation policy statement. This may be part of a wider collections information policy.’ (Accreditation standard, October 2011)

Digital image management and licensing in a small scale museum and gallery

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This document from Live at LICA and Museum Development North West aims to chart how a small-scale museum and gallery, Peter Scott Gallery (Live at LICA), has begun to look at a more commercial side of digitisation through licensing a selection of digital images. The document details how the PSG integrated the preparation of digital […]

Documentation Policy statement template

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This resource from the Northern Ireland Museums Council is related to the Accreditation Standard 2.3 Documentation Policy: ‘The museum must be guided by a documentation policy statement. This may be part of a wider collections information policy.’  It provides a template for completion of a Documentation Policy statement. Clicking the link on this page will open this […]

Collections Trust Accreditation guidance

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These guidance sheets have been written for museums aiming to meet the standard set out in the UK Museum Accreditation Scheme, 2011. Collections Management Framework This guidance sheet explains what is meant by ‘Collections Management Framework’. Alongside the other guidance sheets listed below, it provides a basic guide to the PAS197:2009 Code of Practice for Cultural Collections Management […]